Our Services


Health Care

  • Represent academic medical centers, hospitals and health systems, physicians and physician groups, laboratories, ambulatory surgery centers, and private equity portfolio health care companies.
  • Advise on compliance with the Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, False Claims Act, civil money penalties provision, professional and facility licensing, Medicare/Medicaid.
  • Review, develop, and manage compliance programs.
  • Investigate possible non-compliance; draft voluntary self-disclosures.
  • Draft, review, and negotiate academic affiliation agreements, professional services agreements, management and call coverage agreements, equipment and space leases, operational services agreements, electronic health record interface agreements and licenses, laboratory services agreements.
  • Review and negotiate managed care participation agreements. 
  • Investigate and respond to payor audits, recoupments, adverse coverage determinations and medical necessity determinations
  • Counsel on innovative payment methodologies.

 

IN-HOUSE counsel services


  • Provide part-time, interim, transitional, and outsourced in-house counsel services, including general counsel services.
  • Advise non-profit and privately held companies on governance and adherence to operating agreements and corporate bylaws.
  • Attend board and subcommittee meetings and draft corresponding minutes. 
  • Maintain corporate minute books.
  • Prepare and organize corporate legal departments for buy and sell due diligence.
  • Operate and manage legal departments.
  • Assess litigation risk; develop and monitor litigation strategy and budget.  Review draft pleadings.  Negotiating resolutions.
  • Manage corporate insurance program. Advise on D&O, EPLI, PL, cyber policy terms.  Report incidents and claims.  Review loss runs; seek insurance reimbursement. 
  • Develop and manage legal department budgets.
  • Assess company legal risk.
  • Manage intellectual property portfolios.

 

Commercial Contracts   & Transactions

 

  • Draft and negotiate commercial contracts, master services agreements, memoranda of understanding (MOU), confidentiality/non-disclosure agreements (NDAs), consultant agreements, vendor agreements, staffing agreements, space leases, and licensing agreements.
  • Advise on IP implications in commercial contracts.

Data Privacy

 

  • Compliance with U.S. and international data privacy requirements.
  • EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance.
  • Review and negotiate vendor agreements for data privacy implications.
  • Draft and negotiate data protection addendums.
  • Review and revise customer facing privacy policies for U.S. and international compliance.
  • Draft internal policies and procedures relating to internal data handling, confidentiality, and incident response.

 

Employment

 

  • Performance management.
  • Discipline.
  • Reductions in force.
  • Independent contractor agreements.
  • Interpretation of Collective Bargaining Agreements.
  • ADA, FMLA, Title VII, FLSA, ADEA, wage hour issues.
  • Internal investigations of harassment and discrimination, compensation equity, unauthorized outside employment, and conflicts of interest.
  • Represent clients in matters before the EEOC and other fair employment agencies.  
  • Draft, review, interpret, and negotiate employment agreements, restrictive covenants, non-competition agreements, and separation agreements.